Textual thesaurus for "baffle"

(noun) baffle board

a flat plate that controls or directs the flow of fluid or energy

(verb) regulate

check the emission of (sound)

(verb) dumbfound, bewilder, beat, amaze, puzzle, pose, mystify, nonplus, perplex, stick, stupefy, flummox, gravel, get, vex

be a mystery or bewildering to

This beats me!; Got me--I don't know the answer!; a vexing problem; This question really stuck me

(verb) spoil, scotch, queer, thwart, bilk, foil, frustrate, cross

hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of

What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge; foil your opponent